Shakespeare in Action Presents:

Nona's malaika

by Katia Cafe-Febrissy

When: Saturday September 26th @ 7:00PM
Where: Zoom - register online!

A live-streamed staged reading of a new short digital theatre play, followed by a Q + A

Produced by Shakespeare in Action, NONA’S MALAIKA is a staged reading of a new short play written and directed by Katia Cafe-Febrissy. The event will stream LIVE on Saturday September 26 2020 at 7:00 from the Artscape Weston Common, followed by a talkback with the Director and the creative team, as well as a Q&A with a community expert on youth, social media engagement, and mental health challenges in the York South – Weston community. This digital theatre event, made possible with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, will be available to watch through Zoom.


The Story

NONA’S MALAIKA, is a futuristic comedy where the very opinionated smartphone and laptop of a 16-year old girl realize they are no longer the centre of attention of their owner, a teen struggling with her mental health.   

Creative Team

Written and Directed by: Katia Cafe-Febrissy

Featuring: Malindi Ayienga, Amanda Cordner and Matt Nethersole

Stage Manager: Alexandra Caprara

Costumes: Lucy Wong

With the support of the Canada Council for the Arts Digital Shorts program.
Thank you to our friends at Artscape Weston Common.